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GALA is highly accessible!

GALA is highly accessible! It's just a 75 minute ride from Tokyo Station! with Joetsu Shinkansen. With N'EX, getting from Narita Airport to Tokyo Station takes only 53 minutes. With Tokyo Monorail, getting from Haneda Airport to Hamamatsucho. Running every 3 to 5 minutes, the Tokyo Monorail takes just 14 minutes.

Access the ski slopes easily with the JR TOKYO Wide Pass!

Take the JR TOKYO Wide Pass
to GALA and Save Travel Fares!!

Get on and off freely within JR East Japan Railway's Kanto area for 3 days which includes GALA Yuzawa and Tokyo

JR TOKYO Wide Pass

Price

  • Adults
  • Adults(12 years and older)
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 10,180
  • Children
  • Children(ages 6-11)
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 5,090
Get the following 3 perks when you purchase the JR TOKYO Wide Pass!!

If you enjoy playing in the snow

Includes a gondola one-day pass + rental sled/boots set + Gala original gloves

  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 4,300
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  • ¥
  • 3,300
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 3,400
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  • ¥
  • 2,700

If you enjoy skiing and snowboarding

One-day lift pass

  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 5,000
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  • ¥
  • 3,600
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 2,500
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  • ¥
  • 1,800

If you want to ski three mountains in one day

Three-Mountain one-day pass

  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 6,200
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  • ¥
  • 5,300
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 4,700
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  • ¥
  • 4,000

To get the discount, please present your JR TOKYO Wide Pass at the information counter of GALA Yuzawa ski resort.
Please check the website for more information on the pass.
JR TOKYO Wide Pass

GALA Yuzawa has all of your needs!

'18 - '19 GALA Yuzawa Pass

Obtain tickets with ease!

Our friendly, foreign-language speaking staff are ready to assist you with all of your needs, right as you exit the station gates! Get all of your lift passes, gondola tickets and snow activity tickets all in one go at the information counter. We strive to make your time at Gala easy, while also providing you with the best time possible!

Rental

Rental

Rent everything at Gala!

Come to Gala empty–handed — we have everything you'll ever need! We have fashionable ski–wear and the latest ski and snowboard models available for rent at our rental counter, which is located on the same floor as the information counter (ticket center).

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Snow activities

Snow activities

Want to enjoy snow activities?

At Gala, we also host a wide range of snow activities other than skiing and snowboarding. Our sled area, kanjiki tour, snowmobile sleigh ride and snow trekking tour are extremely popular. We have a load of activities that everyone can enjoy!

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Lessons

Lessons

Don't know how to ski or snowboard?

Make the most of your time here at Gala by taking lessons from our professional, English-speaking instructors at Canyons Snowsports School (reservations required). The school for skiing and snowboarding is located in Cowabunga, near the gondola station at the base of the mountain.

* Additional information:
Lessons in Chinese and Thai are offered for beginners.

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Get a taste of the snow

Skiing and snowboarding

Gala is perfect for all levels of skiing and snowboarding, as we have courses for people who range from beginners all the way to experts. Also, we have an extensive array of items for rent, so you can rent everything you need for skiing and snowboarding at Gala!

Skiing and snowboarding

Sledding and playing in the snow

If it’s your first time in the snow, you can't go wrong with sledding. Sledding is also easy thanks to the addition of a snow escalator. It's great fun for the whole family! Compliment sledding with other snow activities to make your day at Gala perfect.

Sledding and playing in the snow

Snowmobile sleigh ride

A great, simple activity where a guide takes you sightseeing in the Northern area, which is normally only accessible if you are skiing or snowboarding.

Snowmobile sleigh ride

Kanjiki snow fun tour

This is our popular guided sightseeing tour! Our guides take you to an area, secluded from other sightseers, and shows you how to enjoy the snow. You also can get an unobstructed view of the mountain range opposite of this location and the Yuzawa town.

Kanjiki snow fun tour

The Bell of Love

Even if you aren't skiing or snowboarding, you can take the Barouche chairlift up the mountain all the way to our observation deck, the Bell of Love! Once there, ring the bell to protect your eternal love infront of a panoramic mountain view! This is the perfect location for winter vacation pictures.

The Bell of Love

Our facilities welcome international guests

COWABUNGA

Located at the base of the mountain, this building has everything you need to get ready for a great day.

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CHEERS

Welcome to your home at the gondola station at the top of the mountain.

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Locker room and restaurants

Locker room and restaurant 1

Use our large lockers to safely and conveniently store luggage that you don't want to carry around. You can use the PIN to open and close the lockers as many times as necessary.

Locker room and restaurant 2

We have 6 restaurants, from which you can enjoy a variety of food, such as Japanese food, Western food, and fast food.

Onsen, spa, and fitness pool

Onsen, spa, and fitness pool 1Onsen, spa, and fitness pool 2Onsen, spa, and fitness pool 3
SPA GALA-NO-YU is free for children of preschool age or younger!

Our hot spring is only the beginning! We also have a number of facilities that you can enjoy with your children, such as a fitness pool, outdoor Jacuzzi, and pool for children. Children of preschool age or younger are free of charge (rental towel set not included). The IRORI Lounge, an annex built as a space for children, is available for you and your children to use for free.

Hours of operation
11:00 - 19:00
* 11:00 - 18:00 from 4/1 to 5/6
Price [including towels]
  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 1,300
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 800

* Customer that have entered by 15:00

  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 1,000
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 600
Rental swimwear for fitness pool
  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 500
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 500

Course map

Course map

This is the 2018-2019 season course map

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